Olympus Tough TG-4 vs Nikon Coolpix B500 Comparison



Let’s compare the Olympus Tough TG-4 vs Nikon Coolpix B500.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Olympus Tough TG-4 and Nikon Coolpix B500. Both cameras have 1/2.3 inch sensors but Olympus Tough TG-4 has a 16.0 MP and Nikon Coolpix B500 has a 16.1 MP resolution.

  Olympus Tough TG-4 Nikon Coolpix B500
  Olympus Tough TG-4 Front Nikon Coolpix B500 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Olympus Nikon
Megapixels 16.0 16.1
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1/2.3 inch 1/2.3 inch
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor n/a n/a
AA Filter Fixed None
Image Resolution 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3) 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization Yes No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 6400 Min 125 - Max 6400
Full ISO Settings Auto, High, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400 Auto, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200*, 6400*; *Available when using Auto mode
Startup Time 1.0 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: Face Detect AF, iES, Spot AF, AF Tracking, AF Target Selection Contrast Detection: Center, Face priority, Manual with 99 focus areas, Subject tracking, Target Finding AF
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, High, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400 Auto, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200*, 6400*; *Available when using Auto mode
Shutter Speed Range 1/2000 - 4 sec 1/1500 - 4 sec
Bulb Mode No No
JPEG Buffer Size 100 7
AW Buffer Size
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 460,800 dots (153,600 px) 921,000 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen No No
Articulating Screen No Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking No No
Viewfinder No / LCD No / LCD
Viewfinder Type
Focus Peaking No No
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (30p) 1920x1080 (60i/50i/30p/25p)
Video File Format MOV/H.264 with stereo sound, AVI/Motion JPEG (High-Speed Movie, Time-Lapse Movie) MP4 (Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Audio: AAC stereo)
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack No No
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed
Internal connections Multi-terminal (USB Connector, DC Jack, Audio/Video Output), Micro HDMI (Type D) Micro (Type-D) HDMI
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth No Yes
Built-In GPS Yes No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA)
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable Alkaline, Lithium disposables; NiMH rechargeables
Weight 8.7 oz (247 g) includes batteries 19.1 oz (541 g) includes batteries
Size 4.4 x 2.6 x 1.2 in. (112 x 66 x 31 mm) 4.5 x 3.1 x 3.8 in. (114 x 78 x 96 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $349.00 Buy from Amazon for $256.95
Release Date 2015-05-15 2016-04-15